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Filing For Individuals

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For you and your family
Standard mileage and other information

Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate

 

Request for Transcript of Tax Returns
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Installment Agreement Request
Wage and Tax Statement

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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending Dec. 30, 2016



2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 12/25/2015 and 12/30/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

150,991,000

152,544,000

1.0

Total Returns Processed

150,727,000

152,250,000

1.0

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

128,784,000

131,851,000

2.4

Tax Professionals

78,406,000

78,736,000

0.4

Self-prepared

50,378,000

53,115,000

5.4

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

490,314,213

507,723,789

3.6

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

 109,426,000

111,069,000

1.5

Amount

$306.016

Billion

$317.615

Billion

3.8

Average refund

$2,797

$2,860

2.3

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

 86,228,000

88,416,000

2.5

Amount

$254.944

Billion

$264.822

Billion

3.9

Average refund

$2,957

$2,995

1.3